The Koch’$ tentacle$ $ucce$$fully now OWN Arizona’s government from the Governor’s office to the State Legislature…

clip_image002…The Koch’$ tentacle$ $ucce$$fully now OWN Arizona’s government from the Governor’s office to the State Legislature…

While Corporate Media Remains Fixated on Trump, the Kochtopus is Extending Its Tentacles  …….. Koch money goes into all sorts of foundations, business lobbying groups, dark-money groups, higher-education and high school groups.

By Jim Hightower / AlterNet  April 20, 2018, 3:37 AM GMT

Multibillionaires Charles and David Koch want nothing less than to supplant America’s core democratic principle of majority rule — the will of The People — with their core plutocratic principle of inviolable property rights, also known as domination by the wealthy minority. Their notion is that "property" (accumulated wealth and the means to get it) is sacrosanct and cannot be restricted by the pesky majority for the Common Good. Cloaking their efforts with layers of dark-money front groups, the Koch brothers have used their enormous assets to mount a far-ranging, ultrasophisticated assault on American democracy.

 

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